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Great Moments in Rock Music Videos 1 Quiz

A quiz about some mostly '80's rock music videos with strong clues in both the questions and still images. 20 Questions.

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Question 1 Photo

What band are lovin' every minute of this 1985 video?

  • Kansas
  • Journey
  • Styx
  • Loverboy

Question 2 Photo

In which 1984 video did Steve Perry play air-guitar with a broomstick?

  • "You Better Wait"
  • "Oh Sherrie!"
  • "Don't Stop Believin'"
  • "Don't Fight It"

Question 3 Photo

Which band turns ruby red in this 2007 video showing couples falling in love for the first time?

  • Firehouse
  • Lifehouse
  • Lighthouse
  • Doghouse

Question 4 Photo

Which 1985 Mick Jagger video used a Cray supercomputer for its animation, making it one of the most expensive music videos made to that point in time?

  • "Just Another Night"
  • "Hard Woman"
  • "Lucky in Love"
  • "She's the Boss"

Question 5 Photo

Which band's 2007 video featured Lemmy from Motorhead running wild driving a big rig truck with the band playing in the back?

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Question 6 Photo

The 1984 Alan Parsons Project video "Don't Answer Me" featured animation by which U.S. comic book artist?

  • Michael Kaluta
  • Stan Lee
  • Joe Shuster
  • Frank Miller


Which famous people starred in which music videos?

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  • "Rock 'n ' Roll Dreams Come Through" by Meat Loaf
  • "Dancing In The Dark" by Bruce Springsteen
  • "Jaded" by Aerosmith
  • "The Power of Love" by Huey Lewis & The News


  • Angelina Jolie
  • Christopher Lloyd
  • Mila Kunis
  • Courtney Cox

Question 8 Photo

In which order (1 being highest) do these videos appear in the MTV 100 Greatest Videos Ever Made chart?

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  • "Money For Nothing"
  • "Addicted To Love"
  • "Sweet Child O' Mine"
  • "Smells Like Teen Spirit"

Question 9 Photo

What is the name of this 1984 video by ZZ Top that first introduced the spinning furry guitars?

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Question 10 Photo

Which band jumped around in this 1984 crossover hit?

  • Poison
  • Motley Crue
  • Van Halen
  • Boston

Question 11 Photo

What is the name of this 1984 Survivor video which was the first hit from their album Vital Signs?

  • "Eye of the Tiger"
  • "Burning Heart"
  • "High on You"
  • "I Can't Hold Back"

Question 12 Photo

Which band weren't exactly the center of attention in this 1981 hit?

  • The J. Geils Band
  • Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers
  • Duran Duran
  • .38 Special

Question 13 Photo

This 1985 Grammy Award winning song had a video built by which band?

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Question 14 Photo

Which 1983 Journey video was ridiculed by Beavis & Butthead?

  • "Don't Stop Believin'"
  • "Open Arms"
  • "Faithfully"
  • "Separate Ways"

Question 15 Photo

What 1986 Van Halen video was the first to feature Sammy Hagar as the new lead singer?

  • "Why Can't This Be Love"
  • "Dreams"
  • "Best of Both Worlds"
  • "Love Walks In"

Question 16 Photo

What music video won the Video of the Year at the 1985 MTV Video Music Awards and was ranked #416 on Rolling Stone magazine's list of The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time?

  • "Smells Like Teen Spirit" by Nirvana
  • "Losing My Religion" by R.E.M.
  • "The Boys of Summer" by Don Henley
  • "Need You Tonight" by INXS

Question 17 Photo

By whom was Ronnie Spector taken home in his 1986 music video?

  • Steve Winwood
  • Richard Marx
  • Don Henley
  • Eddie Money

Question 18 Photo

Were these guys undercover for their 1983 video directed by Julien Temple, which was banned by MTV for being too violent?

  • The Black Crowes
  • The Rolling Stones
  • Aerosmith
  • Pearl Jam

Question 19 Photo

Which Red Hot Chili Peppers video of a song about shooting speedballs is featured in the image?

  • "Give It Away"
  • "Under the Bridge"
  • "Blood Sugar Sex Magik"
  • "Suck My Kiss"

Question 20 Photo

Which band sacrificed a lot to have their video used by the W.W.E and also used at the 2002 Winter Olympics closing ceremony?

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